JVIC, a Zachry Group Company
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Ambitech

Job Attributes

Requisition ID:

51917.7

Job Category:

Engineer

Division

Mechanical

Job Status

External

Travel

26-50%

Job Type:

Full-time

Job Location

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78401 - US

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COMPANY NAME:  Ambitech a Zachry Group Company

JOB TITLE: Senior Design Engineer I, Mechanical
DEPARTMENT: Mechanical Department
LOCATION: Corpus Christi, Texas

 

POSITION SUMMARY:  We are currently looking for a talented Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our Mechanical Department in Corpus Christi, Texas.  This is a great opportunity to get involved with exciting and challenging projects with long lasting clients.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide strong leadership to drive mechanical technical design and project coordination.

  • Attend Client and Internal Team meetings.

  • Manage Project Schedules and Budgets as well as provide weekly reports to communicate project status, issues, and needs.

  • Prepare process equipment inquiry/RFQ packages

  • Specify vessels, pumps, exchangers, rotating equipment and other process equipment.

  • Prepare equipment datasheets with full mechanical equipment and system specifications.

  • Perform technical and economic evaluations, bid tabulations, and prepare recommendations.

  • Prepare process equipment procurement requisition packages.

  • Conduct and/or participate in pre-inspection / kickoff meetings with process equipment fabricators.

  • Review vendor documents for compliance with project specifications and industry codes and standards.

  • Prepare engineering man-hour estimates for new work.

  • Participate in field site visits to gather information.

  • Assist in interpretation of engineering drawings and specifications.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 10 – 15 years of experience in the Process Plant, Petroleum Refining, and / or Petrochemical sector.

  • Must maintain PE licensure in the State of Texas or have reciprocity.

  • BSME

  • Strong background in heat exchangers, pumps and materials.

  • Background in the specification of static / rotating equipment and materials is required.

  • Working knowledge of the ASME Codes for pressure vessels and piping systems is required.

  • Working knowledge and familiarity with API Standards and Recommended Practices applicable to the specification of refinery static and rotating equipment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Strong communication skills required to provide effective inter-discipline, client, vendor, and construction coordination on projects.

  • Availability for field assignments involving travel to sites involving work in industrial facilities.

  • Highly motivated with ability to work in an interactive and open team environment.

  • Self-starter with initiative and ability to complete engineering deliverables and tasks with minimal supervision.

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to prepare design calculations, technical documents, and drawings.

  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn pipe stress analysis utilizing Caesar II software.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: 

Employee will be required to communicate in person, via telephone, email, video chat and software systems. Position may include visits to construction sites and industrial facilities requiring mobility (on ground and at heights) and the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hardhat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and work boots.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Employee will work in multiple environments including an office, warehouse and in a trailer or building on construction sites. On construction sites, noise levels will be moderate to high. Job sites may contain the following: light to heavy equipment vehicles, small to large equipment, materials, communication equipment and tools, people standing, walking, sitting, signaling, and talking. Noise levels vary and may include bells, whistles, and alarms.

The above description covers the fundamental responsibilities of the Senior Mechanical Engireeing position.  It shall not be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from day-to-day.


Zachry Group is America's pacesetter in turnkey construction, engineering, maintenance, turnaround and fabrication services in the power, energy, chemicals, manufacturing and industrial sectors. It works with customers to plan, build, and renew their most critical facilities, so they can achieve their immediate and long-term goals, all at the highest safety standards. Zachry Group operates 35 offices, with more than 20,000 employees working in more than 400 locations nationwide. Please visit www.zachrygroup.com for more information.

Company Benefits:

Meaningful Work

Team–Based Culture

Opportunity for Growth

ZACHRY GROUP is dedicated to providing a Safe and Drug Free work environment; and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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